In this small view of a Parisian avenue, city dwellers of various classes coexist, as a fashionably dressed woman is about to cross paths with a man carrying a heavy burden on his shoulders. The city street provides a microcosm of the capital.

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  • Title: The Avenue
  • Creator: Edouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940), Auguste Clot (French, 1858-1936), Ambroise Vollard (French, 1867-1939)
  • Date Created: 1899
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 33.2 x 45 cm (13 1/16 x 17 11/16 in.)
  • Provenance: (William H. Schab Gallery, New York, sold to the Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH), Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  • Type: Print
  • Rights: CC0
  • External Link: https://clevelandart.org/art/1951.65.3
  • Medium: color lithograph
  • State of work: II/II
  • Series: Landscapes and Interiors
  • Department: Prints
  • Culture: France, 19th century
  • Credit Line: Gift of the Hanna Fund
  • Collection: PR - Lithograph
  • Accession Number: 1951.65.3

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